Kalpetta: Actor Vinayakan was arrested and granted bail on a complaint filed by a woman stating that he spoke indecently over phone using words with sexual undertones.
Vinayakan came to the Kalpetta police station along with his advocate on Thursday where he was arrested and granted bail.
The woman, a former model and a Dalit activist, had initially filed the complaint with the Pambadi police station. The woman had called Vinayakan when she had come to Kalpetta to attend a function. When she called Vinayakan to invite him to a function organised to distribute study materials to students, the actor replied indecently, the complaint said.
The case was later transferred to Kalpetta police station. On Sunday, the police came to Kozhikode and recorded her statement. She said that Vinayakan spoke to her using words with sexual undertones and expletives.
A case was registered against Vinayakan for insulting womanhood, using expletives and using electronic media to insult. The woman had taken to Facebook to say that she had recorded the telephonic conversation.